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Tue, 18 Jan 2005 21:26:32 GMT
Universal Subscription Mechanism v1.1

A lot of the feedback I received for the Universal Subscription Mechanism was to use the Atom link construct, rather than the RSS link module. As such, I've made the switch official and released a new version of the protocol.

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>>>both are thoroughly annoying to the minority of us that actually need to see the XML<<<

I agree.  FWIW I intend to provide users with a panel that explains what is happening and gives them the option to add the new feed if it is not already being tracked by the Aggregator.  I intend to provide two additional buttons to display the feed source in the user's default browser or in Notepad.

Andy

Great idea, Andy!

Randy

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